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Roland Stock, LLC’s personal injury lawyers represent individuals who have been injured by the action or lack of action of another person or entity. An “injury” is not limited to physical harm, but can also encompass psychological harm. Typical personal injury scenarios include:
Motor Vehicle accidents are one of the most common forms of personal injury cases. Of course, these are cases wherein an individual or his or her property was damaged due to a negligent driver. While the facts of these cases are often simple to understand, the Commonwealth “Vehicle Code” and the need to work with insurance carriers complicates matters.
An individual’s liability or potential recovery may also change depending on whether or not there is an uninsured or underinsured motorist, whether or not a motorcycle was involved, and many other considerations.
If you have been injured in a motor vehicle accident, we can help. Reach out to the Attorneys at Roland Stock today.
Premises Liability in Pennsylvania encompasses the distinct legal theories of strict-liability and negligence. In Strict liability claims, a Plaintiff can recover damages if he or she can prove that the owner of a premises was conducting or allowing an inherently or abnormally dangerous condition on his or her property and that damages resulted therefrom. Examples of such conditions may be injuries caused by a wild animal kept on one’s property or injuries caused to a neighbors by using explosives on one’s property.
Negligence in premises liability claims needs to be accompanied by a duty to the injured individual and a breach of that duty. The duty owed is dependent upon the injured parties’ purpose for entering the given property. For instance, generally speaking, a higher duty is owed to an individual invited unto one’s property for the benefit of the property owner, which encompasses business owners and their patrons, than there is to an individual who has trespassed onto one’s property.
The Attorneys at Roland Stock have years of experience dealing with injuries caused by negligent or strictly liable property owners. Call us today.
Products Liability is an expansive area of law in which possible theories of liability can be based on negligence, breach of warranty, strict liability, and/or the Unfair Trade Practices and Consumer Protection law.
The practice of products liability based on a theory of negligence is founded upon the belief that manufacturers, wholesalers, and retailers of goods owe a duty to consumers depending on their position in the product distribution claim. One seeking to recover from a products liability claim for negligence must prove that there was a duty to exercise due care, there was a breach of that duty, and damages resulted.
Conversely, strict products liability can be proven by demonstrating that either a manufacturer or a distributor placed a product on the market that was in a “defective condition” and that the product was used reasonably by the consumer.
The Attorneys at Roland Stock have years of experience dealing with injuries caused by negligent or strictly liable manufactures. Call us today.
Wrongful Death and Survivor Actions are Pennsylvania’s way of compensating the family of a deceased loved one in the event of an untimely death. Many areas of law — Car accidents, work place accidents, medical malpractice and nursing home neglect cases – also involve considerations of wrongful death and survivor actions.
If a loved one has died prematurely or died in a way that caused unnecessary pain and suffering, you may have a claim. The Attorneys at Roland Stock have years of experience with wrongful death and survivor actions. Please reach out to us today.
Pennsylvania’s dog bite law encompasses theories of strict liability and negligence. Generally speaking, an owner and keeper of a dog is strictly liable for the medical expenses that result from an injury caused by the dog. However, to recover further damages, an injured individual needs to prove that one who had control of the dog was negligent with the dog or knew of the dog’s dangerous propensity.
Dog Bite litigation can become complicated when an injured individual attempts to prove there was negligence or knowledge of a dangerous propensity by the individual in control of the dog. The Attorneys at Roland Stock can assist you in your claim. Please call today.
The elderly population in the United States is a growing, vulnerable, and most importantly, beloved segment of society. These individuals are our grandparents and our aunts and our brothers and sisters. The unfortunate realities of life sometimes require us to put our loved ones in nursing homes, assisted living facilities, life care communities and personal care homes. Now more than ever, these facilities are experiencing increased demand on their resources and, unfortunately, our loved ones suffer.
The practice of nursing home negligence helps protect our loved ones and hold these institutions accountable for any wrongdoing. Common issues we at Roland Stock are presented with are the improper administration of medicines, falls due to improper or inadequate supervision, and general medical malpractice. Of course, this is not an exhaustive list.
If you believe a loved one has experienced harm due to the actions of their nursing facility, please call us at Roland Stock, LLC. Partner Edwin L. Stock, Esq., has 34 years of litigation experience in the nursing home and medical malpractice field. In that time, Mr. Stock has developed a trusted group of nursing home neglect lawyers, investigators, and medical consultants. He and his associates and staff will work tirelessly in their representation of your case.
For an Attorney, the practice of Medical Malpractice is a deeply complicated, expensive, and labor intensive area of the law. An injured individual’s case typically requires reviewing hundreds of pages of medical records, consulting with numerous experts, and hours of medical research. Here at Roland Stock, we do not shy away from the challenge. Partner Edwin L. Stock, Esq., has 34 years of experience as a medical malpractice lawyer, both representing plaintiffs and defendants. His unique practice experience allows him to see cases from every angle and predict defense strategies in cases of accidents in surgeries, delayed diagnoses, improper administration of medication, and much more.
If you or someone you love has been harmed by the wrongdoings of a medical professional, health network, hospital, or any other healthcare provider, please call our offices today
Serious injuries require serious legal representation. You need an attorney who will listen to you to help you through this difficult time. Without experienced, qualified personal injury attorneys, you may be taken advantage of by the system when insurance companies offer you “low ball” settlements. The personal injury lawyers of Roland Stock understand the complexities of personal injury litigation and have years of experience negotiating with insurance companies.
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